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Breastfeeding and developmental delay: findings from the millennium cohort study.

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OBJECTIVE: We investigated whether the duration and exclusivity of breastfeeding affects the likelihood of gross and fine motor delay in infants and examined the effect of factors that might explain any observed differences. METHODS: The study sample included all term singleton infants who weighed > 2500 g at birth and were not placed in a special care infant unit and whose mothers participated in the first survey of the Millennium Cohort Study. Missing data reduced the sample to 14660 (9...

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10.1542/peds.2005-3141

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Role:
Author
Journal:
Pediatrics
Volume:
118
Issue:
3
Pages:
e682-e689
Publication date:
2006-09-01
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EISSN:
1098-4275
ISSN:
0031-4005
Source identifiers:
484126
Language:
English
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uuid:883c7cbb-03dd-424f-91ae-110585f82597
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2014-09-18

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